Thank God for Mothers

Laura Dean Bennett Contributing Writer There’s one sure thing about everyone in the whole, wide world – everyone has a mother.  Setting aside a day on the calendar to honor our mothers is not unique to Americans...

Joyful Flowers for Guild’s new location

Cyla Allison Contributing Writer   A splashy opening event with renown local watercolorist Pamela Gatens is set for Friday, July 27. Gatens approaches her work with color and a joy de vivre that is infectious, inspiring painters to...

FFA members will compete at national convention

Jennalee Meck FFA Reporter Pocahontas County High School FFA chapter will send members to the 91st National FFA Convention and Expo to compete in the Equine Evaluation Event. The convention will be held in Indianapolis, Indiana, October...

NEW FLAGS, HANGING baskets and planters brighten Main Street in Marlinton. The mayor and town council have worked hard during the past year to improve many areas of the town and its utilities. The council’s...

Ham radio coming to PCHS

By M. Gayle Boyette You could feel the excitement in the room as Pocahontas County High School students gathered recently to learn about an exciting project being launched at their school. Eight Rivers Ham Radio...

GBEMS hosting first annual Empty Bowls, Mug Style fundraiser

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer Experiencing the success of the second annual Empty Bowls fundraiser for the Pocahontas County Family Resource Network, Green Bank Elementary-Middle School art teacher Alison Flegel decided to add an event in Green...

Durbin Days Heritage Festival ~ July 12-16

Saturday, July 1 2 p.m. “A Time to Remember” Durbin Days Heritage Festival Pageant. DDHF Baby, Little Miss, Jr. Miss, Teen Miss, and Miss Pageants - PCHS Auditorium, Dunmore Wednesday, July 12 1 to 6 p.m. Durbin...